On Photography: Camera Showdown

On Photography: Camera Showdown

Posted on Jun 24, 2013 in Beginings, Philippines, Tech | No Comments

I’ve brought two cameras on this trip, neither of them remotely professional: my iPhone 4s, and a three year old Canon PowerShot SD960 IS. In Beijing, I’d left the Canon in my checked bag, so the iPhone was all I had, and I think it did a fairly good job. The iPhone is┬áconvenient, easy to […]

Reckless in the Cordilleras

Reckless in the Cordilleras

Posted on Jun 22, 2013 in Philippines | 5 Comments

The actions recounted within are entirely irresponsible, and in no way condoned by myself, however much I participated in said behavior, for which I offer no excuses. What I’m trying to say is do not do anything I would do. Or did. *** I met Randy when he and half a dozen other touts pushed […]

Beijing Layover

Beijing Layover

Posted on Jun 6, 2013 in Beijing | 14 Comments

I’m obviously pretty dazed when I get lost trying to leave the Beijing airport. It’s 5am, which means it’s 10am the day before, my time, or something like that, but really I’m just frazzled and over-thinking things… It’s not that I can’t find the exit, that’s easy enough, it’s that I want to find an […]

Daring Greatly

Daring Greatly

Posted on Apr 24, 2013 in Inspiration | One Comment

“It is not the critic who counts: not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles or where the doer of deeds could have done better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood, who strives valiantly, who errs […]

The Plan

The Plan

Posted on Apr 14, 2013 in The Places | No Comments

This was the plan, is no longer the plan, but may the plan again.

Please Hold…

Please Hold…

Posted on Apr 1, 2013 in Beginings | No Comments

Fantastic blogging action to commence shortly… In the meantime, please enjoy the music. Lord Huron – Lonesome Dreams (Official)